Search:
corilon violins

Search

Instrument finder

What kind of sound are you
looking for?
You can select one or more search fields and combine them however you like.

Instruments
Provenance
Year
Tone

Archive

More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making.


pId1
Klingenthal violin, 19th century - top
Klingenthal violin, 19th century - top
Fine 19th century Klingenthal master violin, back
Fine 19th century Klingenthal master violin, back
Violon ancien de Klingenthal, depuis 1820 - eclisses
Violon ancien de Klingenthal, depuis 1820 - eclisses
Violino antico di Klingenhal c.1820
Violino antico di Klingenhal c.1820
Inventory No.: A94
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.4 cm
Year: 1820 circa
Sold

Fine 19th century Klingenthal master violin - warm, sweet, aged tone

This ancient master violin featuring a wonderfully resonant, warm, sweet and aged tone was built in Klingenthal early in the 19th century around 1820 by an unknown master following the predominant Hopf model of the time. A gorgeous piece of history with beautiful flat archings, traditionally made in the Klingenthal style of the late 18th and beginning 19th century. The purfling and the meticulously shaped archings and flutings bear witness to the detailed precision of the work. The violin is in very good and almost undamaged condition, with only a few traces of use and some minor repairs at the saddle. Our luthiers worked over this violin and have made this violin ready to play. It has outstanding acoustic properties which honour the solid reputation of historic Klingenthal violins: its warm, sweet voice is colorful and resonant, deep and warm in character. Listen to the sound sample.

violinviolin certificate

Order a certificate of appraisal with this violin, the certificate option is available in the shopping cart.

3800.0 €

Share it, make it social


New arrivals in our catalogue
  • WORKED OVER; SOUND SAMPLE: 18th century Markneukirchen viola, c.1780
  • WORKED OVER; NEW SOUND SAMPLE: Fine contemporary master violin, Wolfgang Schiele, Munich
  • Modern Italian viola, Stefano Conia, Cremona 1985 (certificate Stefano Conia)
  • WORKED OVER; NEW SOUND SAMPLE: French master violin No. 34 by Paul Hilaire, 1950
  • French "Rugginelli" violin, sold by Beare & Son, 1902
  • Historic French violin, Remy, Paris approx. 1840
  • 3/4 - Fine French 3/4 violin, approx. 1910
  • Contemporary Italian violin, Gianni Norcia, Bologna
  • Giulio Cesare Gigli, fine 18th century Italian violin, approx. 1760 (certificate Etienne Vatelot)
  • TONALLY IMPROVED: Good Schönbach viola, Ferdinand Fischer, 1935
  • Cremonese master violin, Piergiuseppe Esposti, 1998 (certificate Piergiuseppe Esposti)
  • Fine Markneukirchen viola, Johann Christian Voigt II, 18th century
  • Modern Mittenwald viola, Matthias Klotz 1982
  • Fine Italian viola by Marcello Martinenghi, 1949 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • 1/2 - antique 19th century French 1/2 violin, c.1870
  • WORKED OVER AND TONALLY IMPROVED: Ernst Heinrich Roth, Markneukirchen, fine 1922 violin - Guarnerius model
  • Fine 18th century Mittenwald violin, petite and elegant, approx. 1780
  • Old Mittenwald violin, Josef Rieger, 1927
  • Ernst Heinrich Roth, old Bubenreuth violin from 1955, certificate
  • English viola by Alan McDougall
  • 3/4 - old Mittenwald 3/4 violin: mature, clear sound
  • Fine French violin bow, for Paul Serdet
  • TONALLY OPTIMIZED: Interesting Southern Italian violin, early 20th century
  •  Contemporary Italian master violin by Nicola Vendrame, Venice